The dictionary is one of the most used books in the world today. Everybody needs one to check for the meaning of new words and how to use them correctly. Dictionary providers also have adapted their product to align with the demands of the digital age. This small application helps the user access and search the dictionary just like they do with offline dictionaries. The difference is that this time around, the searches are faster, and it is done on the computer.
The application interface is easy to use for both computer novices and experts alike. The application leaves an icon on the system tray. Whenever the user likes to search for the meaning of a word, all that is required is to select the word and press a key combination. After that, a small window appears on the screen and displays the various meanings associated with the word, related idioms, synonyms and other topics related to the word. The text that is hyperlinked can be clicked for more details. Other hotkey combinations activate Microsoft text to speech feature and pronounce the word audibly. This program is useful for every English-speaking computer user.
Longman English Dictionary Browser is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in dictionary / translation category and is available to all software users as a free download.